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2010: Canada Wins GOLD!

To watch the game again, head over to I feel bad that my Olympic hangover was so big that I didn’t even blog about all of Canada’s 14 gold medal performances. We had an amazing showing at the 2010 Winter Olympics where we won lots of medals, but as a crazy Canadian hockey fan […]

2010 Olympics are a Go! Poetry Slam!

“We Are More” by Shane KoyczanWhen defining Canadayou might list some statisticsyou might mention our tallest buildingor biggest lakeyou might shake a tree in the falland call a red leaf Canadayou might rattle off some celebritiesmight mention Buffy Sainte-Mariemight even mention the fact that we’ve got a fewBarenaked Ladiesor that we made these crazy thingslike […]

Meet Team Canada 2010

Team Canada announced its roster for the Men’s Ice Hockey Team for the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver today. There were a couple surprises, but for the most part, the roster was what we all expected. Surprise #1 was that the Captain will be Scott Niedermayer. Most people expected Jarome Iginla or Sidney Crosby and had […]

Mathematics of Gold: The Numbers Dont Lie

You know that I’m pushing for Jarome Iginla to be the captain of Team Canada in Vancouver 2010, and his main competition is from Sidney Crosby, but when I stumbled onto this video over on, I thought it was too good not to share.

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Red-White Scrimmage Insight

I bought my ticket early for the Red-White scrimmage, and I’m glad I did. Before the game I thought that it would be “really good” to see more than 40 of Canada’s top hockey players on the ice at the same time. “Really Good” doesn’t even come close to describing what it was actually like […]

Canada Team Red and Team White Rosters

Hockey Canada has released the rosters for Team Red and Team White as it prepares for the Canadian Olympic orientation camp, which begins on Monday in Calgary. The players will practice within their teams from Monday to Wednesday. The teams will face off against each other on Thursday in the Red-White Scrimmage. A look at […]


Team Canada 2010 Jerseys

Got $400 burning a hole in your pocket? Why not buy an authentic Team Canada 2010 Olympic hockey jersey. Or better yet, why not buy one for yourself and one for me so we can wear them while we cheer on our team next year. (Don’t tell me that you don’t have tickets to the […]

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